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Forum: Engine 07-08-20, 02:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 33
Posted By mikes2
The brake fault is not causing your stalling....

The brake fault is not causing your stalling. That's a hydraulic problem which does not impact the air fuel mix.

What is the idle speed once the car is warm ? It may be it's on the low side and a...
Forum: Engine 07-08-20, 02:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,191
Posted By mikes2
Only advice I can offer is to be very very...

Only advice I can offer is to be very very careful when re-torquing the cam bearing caps
Forum: Engine 04-08-20, 04:02 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,095
Posted By mikes2
If the timing is correct, my money is on fuel...

If the timing is correct, my money is on fuel pressure. 14 degrees btdc on an NG using a timing light.

All the symptoms you describe are very familiar.

first step is check your injectors - are...
Forum: General Chat 04-08-20, 09:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 432
Posted By mikes2
Sorry for your loss. Hopefully the car will...

Sorry for your loss.

Hopefully the car will go for the right price
Forum: Bodywork, glass & exterior fitments 29-07-20, 11:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 336
Posted By mikes2
8A0 819 441 A is the lower frame (19) 8A0...

8A0 819 441 A is the lower frame (19)

8A0 819 165 - this is a seal you also need (14)

There's a few on a certain auction site
Forum: Transmission 28-07-20, 10:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By mikes2
brake and clutch systems are not related on your...

brake and clutch systems are not related on your car as there is a separate reservoir for the clutch

If you're original has lasted this long, fit another one the same.

You should replace the...
Forum: Engine 14-07-20, 01:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,191
Posted By mikes2
Whatever you do, don't rely on any marks at the...

Whatever you do, don't rely on any marks at the front of the engine. vibration damper and lower timing belt front cover have marks which should be ignored

You may well be looking at another dizzy...
Forum: Engine 14-07-20, 08:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,191
Posted By mikes2
There is a slot in the shaft of the distributor...

There is a slot in the shaft of the distributor for the rotor arm to fit into. It really shouldn't move.

if it was me I would

set crankshaft mark to the 0 in the bellhousing window. this will...
Forum: Engine 14-07-20, 08:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 320
Posted By mikes2
Think you might be right. Best idea is to...

Think you might be right.

Best idea is to take it for a run and recreate the fault again. Pull the codes when you return without switching off.

Only time I had that when accelerating, it was...
Forum: Engine 13-07-20, 03:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,191
Posted By mikes2
I'd suggest an attempted start and check codes. ...

I'd suggest an attempted start and check codes.

Your fuel pump doesn't prime with ignition on the MB but will start to run when the engine turns on the starter, providing everything else is in...
Forum: Engine 13-07-20, 02:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 320
Posted By mikes2
You need to pull codes as the ecu will store it...

You need to pull codes as the ecu will store it when that light flashes.

Fuse in the fuel pump relay to trigger the code sequence
Forum: Cars For Sale 06-07-20, 07:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 636
Posted By mikes2
I've refrained from commenting up to now. If...

I've refrained from commenting up to now.

If someone has spent 8k getting it refurbished and think they'll get it all back when selling they are seriously deluded.

The cars are rare but...
Forum: Electrical problems 06-07-20, 06:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 405
Posted By mikes2
I would suggest none of them. Send me your...

I would suggest none of them.

Send me your address by pm and I'll send you one as I have spares
Forum: Electrical problems 06-07-20, 04:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 405
Posted By mikes2
Don't think that's correct 171 919 803 is...

Don't think that's correct

171 919 803 is the part number. Quick reading suggests it should be putting out 10v
Forum: Spotted! 06-07-20, 03:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 588
Posted By mikes2
bare metal respray less than 5 years ago and the...

bare metal respray less than 5 years ago and the boot floor going in the usual places.

Looks not a bad car but I wouldn't pay that kind of money. They just don't represent value any more.
Forum: Electrical problems 05-07-20, 01:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 405
Posted By mikes2
That's often the voltage regulator. It's a 3...

That's often the voltage regulator.

It's a 3 leg device on the back of the cluster
Forum: Parts Wanted 03-07-20, 12:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 502
Posted By mikes2
Just be aware that Audi 100/200 and ur use G60...

Just be aware that Audi 100/200 and ur use G60 calipers with the hose entry in a different place

447615123 and 447615124
Forum: Suspension & Brakes 30-06-20, 07:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 886
Posted By mikes2
Often called a servo but brake booster is what...

Often called a servo but brake booster is what the manufacturers call it.

I've got a spare but it's from an MB and I'm sure the WR uses a different version.

ATE Classic may be worth contacting...
Forum: Technical Info 23-06-20, 10:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,025
Posted By mikes2
This forum software doesn't allow uploads. ...

This forum software doesn't allow uploads.

You'll need to host the images on-line and link to them
Forum: Car detailing & polishing 17-06-20, 09:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,104
Posted By mikes2
Used to be an old trick of denture cleaning...

Used to be an old trick of denture cleaning tablets.

Block the drain and leave it to soak overnight with a couple of tabs. May need some agitation to get the worst stains off.
Forum: General Chat 15-06-20, 08:44 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,215
Posted By mikes2
An excellent write up.

An excellent write up.
Forum: Parts Wanted 11-06-20, 03:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 746
Posted By mikes2
you sure your 89 has 3 bolt fixings ? They...

you sure your 89 has 3 bolt fixings ?

They didn't start until L chassis cars which is 1990 MY
Forum: Parts Wanted 10-06-20, 10:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 746
Posted By mikes2
Yep - they'll work, although you can get the...

Yep - they'll work, although you can get the other type which don't have fittings for the drop link bush
Forum: Parts Wanted 09-06-20, 06:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 746
Posted By mikes2
You can use Irwin grip sockets to get the allen...

You can use Irwin grip sockets to get the allen bolts off if they are rounded.

Either T85 or t89 - you just need to ensure they're not off set. T89 is probably best as they often don't have the...
Forum: Parts Wanted 09-06-20, 11:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 746
Posted By mikes2
non anti-roll bar subframes are interchangeable...

non anti-roll bar subframes are interchangeable between t85 and t89.

You will need to use the t89 track rods.

If you've got the 4 allen key bolts off, you should be able to drop the whole...
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